Healthcare from Your Dentist’s Chair: Myofunctional Therapy and Why Tongue Posture Matters
Dr. Amy Dayries-Ling, DMD, FAIHM, AIAOMT, and a health and well-being advisor to KnoWEwell, hosts a monthly webinar series, Healthcare from Your Dentist’s Chair. She is the first dental fellow of the Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine and is leading the way to better patient experiences and health outcomes in her practice, Whole Healing Dental. Dr. Dayries-Ling features experts from her industry and explores the integrative approach to dentistry.
Join her as she sits down with Sharon Wexler, BS, MMS, CCC-SLP, and founder of The Institute of Myofunctional Studies to talk about the role of myofunctional therapy on oral health as well as posture, balance, speech, and much more.
- What a correct swallow is and how it impacts overall health
- The causes of a reverse swallow and how to recognize it
- The seven systems of integration that support body posture, balance, and the function of the mouth